Volunteers needed for Mercer County Special Olympics
Posted April 26, 2001; 10:59 a.m.
County Special Olympics provides sports training and competition to people with mental retardation or closely related developmental disabilities who live or attend school in Mercer County.
Athletes range in age from 8 to senior citizens and are involved in 16 different sports during 4 seasons. Volunteers are comprised of community members, teachers, business people and students from Mercer County schools. Volunteers coach athletes, raise funds, set up competition and cheer the athletes to the finish line.
To be a Mercer County Special Olympic volunteer call 609-799-1317.
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601